28 DATES: TRAVELBOOK’S DATE IDEA ROUNDUP

28 Dates: TravelBook’s Date Idea Roundup


Make this month memorable with these travel-oriented date ideas for the adventurous couple.

By TravelBook
February 02, 2011


With Valentine's Day on the 14th, February is generally known as the month of love. TravelBook suggests 28 different ways to spend some quality time with a special someone, one for each day of the month:

1. Ride a double seater go kart at these locations:

2. Go on a Zorb ride together. Check out our zorb ride location roundup.

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Zoom Treetop Adventure in Subic
Photography: Dindo Apron Fortuno

3. Go on a tandem zipline ride. These locations offer tandem ziplining:

4. Go stargazing at the Seven Suites Hotel Observatory or at any of these PAGASA Observatories:
  • UP Diliman Observatory in Quezon City, Metro Manila
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Baler, Aurora
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Legazpi City, Albay
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Puerto Princesa, Palawan
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Lapu-lapu City, Cebu
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Davao City
  • PAGASA Regional Center in Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental
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Banana Island, Coron, Palawan
Photography: Martin Flordeliza
5. Ride a double seat kayak in Batangas.

6. Enjoy the cool mountain breeze and share some bulalo at Tagaytay. Plus, more places to stay in this city getaway.

7. Go on a beach retreat in Batangas, Bolinao, Boracay, or Bohol.

8. Try going on a culinary tour in Binondo, Pampanga, or Baguio.

9. Go tandem parasailing in Boracay.

10. Go firefly watching at the Iwahig River in Puerto Princesa, Palawan.

11. Adopt a pawikan (sea turtle) together at the Pawikan Conservation Center in Bataan.

12. Go on a cable lift ride at:

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Camp Aguinaldo Bike Trail in Libis, Quezon City
Photography: Noynoy Ricafort

13. Go on a bike trip togetherride the Sierra Madre Bike Trail. Before you head out be sure to check out our biking guide for tips.

14. Go on a road trip to Laguna, Tagaytay, or these other nearby destinations.

15. Visit a museum. Try the Pinto Art Museum, Museo Pambata, and Casa Santa for museums with a twist. You can also do a full museum tour in Baguio.

16. Go on a boat ride for two at the Animal Boat Ride in Burnham Park in Baguio City, Benguet or at Enchanted Kingdom in Santa Rosa, Laguna.

17. Check out the colorful hot air balloons at the Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Clark Freeport, Pampanga.

18. Smell the roses (and other flowers besides) at the Panagbenga Festival in Baguio City, Benguet.

19. Check out the boats at the Iloilo Paraw Regatta in Iloilo City.

20. Visit Baler, Aurora on Aurora Day and witness the local Suman festival.

21. Go on a cruise in Manila Bay or to Corregidor.

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Vigan, Ilocos Sur at night
Photography: Abet Lagula

22. Take an architectural tour for two: go on a visita iglesia or check out the heritage village at Ilocos Sur.

23. Take a pottery class together at Ugu Bigyan Potter's Garden in Tiaong, Quezon or at The Pottery Place in Sagada, Mountain Province.

24. Ride the Pasig River Ferry Service from one end to the other via the Pasig River Line or the Marikina River Line. Check out the Pasig River Rehabilititation Commission (PRRC) page for more information on the Pasig River Ferry.

25. Ride the giant ferris wheel at Enchanted Kingdom.

26. Book a couple's spa treatment at:

27. Chase dolphins in Bohol.

28. Go on a romantic "roughing it" getaway at Nagsasa Cove in Zambales.